WATCH: Minnetonka scores four unanswered to down Spuds boys hockey

Captains of the Moorhead and Minnetonka hockey teams meet before squaring off on the ice
Captains of the Moorhead and Minnetonka hockey teams meet before squaring off on the ice

MINNETONKA, Minn. — Moorhead scored first but gave up four answered goals across three periods and lost 5-2 to Minnetonka on Saturday in high school boys hockey.

The Spuds took the early lead on an unassisted Isaac Henkemeyer-Howe goal just 50 seconds after the puck dropped. Minnetonka knotted it up two minutes later off a Teddy Lagerback goal.

The Skippers took a 2-1 lead into the third, and put the game away with back-to-back goals in the middle of the period by Mason Hendrickson and Mack Motzko. Henkemeyer-Howe netted his second goal in the final period.

The Spuds moved to 4-3 on the season and travel to Greenway High School on Friday, Dec. 21.